Editors. "Edict of Orleans suspends persecution of the Huguenots". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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Edict of Orleans suspends persecution of the Huguenots (33 words)
Historical Context Note
The French States-General passes the Edict of Orleans, which officially suspends persecution of the Huguenots. The Prince of Condé, champion of the Huguenot minority, presses for a permanent settlement of liberty of conscience.14997 Edict of Orleans suspends persecution of the Huguenots 2 Historical context notes are intended to give basic and preliminary information on a topic. In some cases they will be expanded into longer entries as the Literary Encyclopedia evolves.
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